How to make Green Sukka Chicken -

Chicken marinated with green chutney and cooked till tender.

Sanjeev Kapoor

This is a Sanjeev Kapoor exclusive recipe.

Main Ingredients : coriander leaves (धनिये के पत्ते ), Mint leaves (पुदीने के पत्ते )

Cuisine : Indian

Course : Main Course Chicken

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Green Sukka Chicken

Green Sukka Chicken Recipe Card


History of Indian cuisine dates back to nearly 5,000-years ago when various groups and cultures interacted with India that led to a diversity of flavours and regional cuisines.
Indian cuisine comprises of a number of regional cuisines.  The diversity in soil type, climate, culture, ethnic group and occupations, these cuisines differ from each other mainly due to the use of locally available spices, herbs, vegetables and fruits. Indian food is also influenced by religious and cultural choices and traditions. 
Foreign invasions, trade relations and colonialism had introduced certain foods to the country like potato, chillies and breadfruit.    

Prep Time : 6-10 minutes

Cook time : 51-60 minutes

Serve : 4

Level Of Cooking : Easy

Taste : Spicy

Ingredients for Green Sukka Chicken Recipe

  • coriander leaves roughly chopped 1 cup

  • Mint leaves roughly chopped 1/2 cup

  • Green chillies 2-3

  • Chicken on bone cut into 1 inch pieces 750 grams

  • Ginger 1 inch

  • Garlic cloves 4-5

  • Oil 2-3 tablespoons

  • Curry leaves 8-10

  • Onions sliced 2 medium bunch

  • Salt to taste

  • Black peppercorns crushed 1 teaspoon

  • Juice of 1 lemon


Step 1

Place coriander, mint and green chillies in a mixer jar.

Step 2

Roughly chop the ginger and add to the mixer. Add half the garlic, salt, lemon juice and grind to a coarse paste.

Step 3

Add to the chicken and mix well. Set aside to marinate for fifteen to twenty minutes.

Step 4

Heat oil in a pan. Crush remaining garlic and add to the pan. Saute till golden brown.

Step 5

Add curry leaves and onion. Fry till onions are golden brown.

Step 6

Add the chicken and mix well.

Step 7

Add salt and crushed black peppercorns and mix.

Step 8

Cover and cook for twenty five to thirty minutes or till the chicken is cooked.

Step 9

Serve hot.

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MasterChef Sanjeev Kapoor

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